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execution 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/ˌeksiˈkyo͞oSHən/,
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executions, plural;
  1. The carrying out or putting into effect of a plan, order, or course of action
    • - he was fascinated by the entire operation and its execution
  2. The technique or style with which an artistic work is produced or carried out
    • - the opera's creative execution
  3. The putting into effect of a legal instrument or order

  4. Seizure of the property or person of a debtor in default of payment

  5. The performance of an instruction or a program

  6. The carrying out of a sentence of death on a condemned person
    • - the place of execution
    • - executions of convicted murderers
  7. The killing of someone as a political act


  1. putting a condemned person to death
  2. performance: the act of performing; of doing something successfully; using knowledge as distinguished from merely possessing it; "they criticised his performance as mayor"; "experience generally improves performance"
  3. (computer science) the process of carrying out an instruction by a computer
  4. (law) the completion of a legal instrument (such as a contract or deed) by signing it (and perhaps sealing and delivering it) so that it becomes legally binding and enforceable
  5. a routine court order that attempts to enforce the judgment that has been granted to a plaintiff by authorizing a sheriff to carry it out
  6. the act of accomplishing some aim or executing some order; "the agency was created for the implementation of the policy"
  7. Execution is the first full-length album by Tribuzy.
  8. A writ of execution is a court order granted in an attempt to satisfy a monetary judgment obtained by a plaintiff. When issuing a writ of execution, a court typically will order a sheriff or other similar official to take possession of property owned by a judgment debtor. ...
  9. The Japanese animation television series Death Note, is based on the manga series written by Tsugumi Ohba and illustrated by Takeshi Obata. ...
  10. Stark Raving Mad is a 1983 film that depicts a fictionalised account of the Charles Starkweather/Caril Ann Fugate killings of the 1950s. The film starred Russ Fast as Richard Stark (Starkweather) and Marcie Severson as Laura Ferguson (Fugate). It was directed by George F. ...
  11. Capital punishment, the death penalty, or execution is the killing of a person by judicial process as a punishment for an offense. Crimes that can result in a death penalty are known as capital crimes or capital offences. ...
  12. In management, the ultimate measure of management's performance is the metric of management effectiveness which includes: * execution, or how well management's plans are carried out by members of the organization * leadership, or how effectively management communicates and translates the vision ...
  13. The act, manner or style of executing (actions, maneuvers, performances); The state of being executed (accomplished); The act of putting to death or being put to death as a penalty, or actions so associated; The carrying into effect of a court judgment, or of a will; The formal process by ...
  14. (Executions) Writs issued by magistrates and the clerks of Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions and Superior Court for the recovery of judgments, fines, penalties and court costs. ...
  15. (Execute) Directing, managing, performing, and accomplishing the project work, providing the deliverables, and providing work performance information.
  16. (execute) (1) To carry out all terms of a contract or court order; (2) to sign (a document); (3) to kill.
  17. (execute) To run a program or subroutine. (Has nothing to do with the kill built-in, unless you're trying to run a signal handler.)
  18. (Execute) To complete, to make, to do, to follow out. To execute a deed is to make a deed, including specially signing, sealing and delivering. To execute a contract is to perform the contract, to follow out to the end, to complete.
  19. (Execute) To complete the legal requirements (such as signing before witnesses) that make a will valid. Also, to execute a judgment or decree means to put the final judgment of the court into effect.
  20. (execute) To carry out an instruction, process, or computer program.
  21. (Execute) The act of signing and notarizing trust documents.
  22. (Execute) to give validity by signing documents so that an intention may be completed.
  23. (execute) To follow the instructions corresponding to a statement or program.
  24. (Execute) To sign a legal instrument. A deed is said to be executed when it is signed, sealed, witnessed, and delivered.
  25. (Execute) Same as run. Execute means to perform an action, as in executing a program or a command.